Throughout history, inquisitive people have been concerned with the art and science of astute thinking. In the 21st century, the ability to engage in reflective thought has been viewed as a fundamental characteristic of an independent person and as a skill for an increasingly wide range of jobs. As a result, the topic of Critical Thinking is one more way to gain a competitive advantage in career and organization development. This
pragmatic course takes critical thinking skills and techniques and makes them accessible to public agency employees.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
Evaluate the reasoning in an argument and determine its validity
Make complex decisions with more efficiency and effectiveness
Take a multi-perspective view of an issue for better decisions
Apply creative thinking techniques to expand the possibilities of viable solutions
This course is designed for all employees who need to actively question assumptions and look for reasonable and logical results.
$175 per participant
This course is part of CalHR’s Analyst Series.